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A leader in the radio broadcasting industry, CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) combines high-quality local programming with iconic, nationally syndicated media, sports and entertainment brands to deliver premium content choices to the 245 million people reached each week through its 433 owned-and-operated stations broadcasting in 88 U.S. media markets (including eight of the top 10), approximately 8,000 broadcast radio stations affiliated with its Westwood One network and numerous digital channels. Together, the Cumulus Radio Station Group and Westwood One platforms make CUMULUS MEDIA one of the few media companies that can provide advertisers with national reach and local impact. The Cumulus Radio Station Group and Westwood One are the exclusive radio broadcast partners to some of the largest brands in sports, entertainment, news, and talk, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMYs, the Academy of Country Music Awards, the American Music Awards, the Billboard Music Awards, and more. Additionally, it is the nation's leading provider of country music and lifestyle content through its NASH brand, which serves country fans nationwide through radio programming, exclusive digital content, and live events. For more information, visit

Part-Time Board Operator

Department: Programming
Location: Chicago, IL

Part-time Board tech, WLS-AM




Chicago, IL

Cumulus Media /Chicago is offering a great opportunity for a Part-Time Board Operator for WLS-AM. Our ideal candidate should possess an extremely good work ethic, is a self-starter, and highly organized with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.   


Ideal candidates must have radio experience either at the college or smaller market level. Large to major market board operating experience a plus. Strong interest and aptitude for sports is a big plus. Candidates must have a good understanding of all equipment in a radio control room including but not limited to: the broadcast console and related digital audio systems, call screening, Vox Pro, EAS Systems, broadcast delay, and any remote delivery equipment. They must have the ability to multi task, think quickly and make good decisions in a high pressure, fast paced environment. Must be able to get along with and work closely with other employees. Excellent communication skills are a must. Candidates must be reliable, responsible, and punctual and must be able to work weekends, weekend nights, overnights and holidays if needed.


Responsibilities include running the broadcast console in the radio control room with the purpose putting content on the air seamlessly, and ensuring all FCC requirements are met on a daily basis; and ensuring that all commercial materials air as logged. Writing, editing and major market quality on- air announcing is required.

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Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

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